USC University of Southern California

Cost of Attendance

Dental Hygiene Program

Estimated cost of attendance for 2016-2017

Direct Costs Year 1 Year 2
Tuition $71,520 $47,680
Instrument Management System Fee $1,515 $1,010
Dental Equipment $7,774 $385
Health Insurance $1,816 $1,816
Health Fee $817 $589
Scrubs Fee $180 $0
Dental Gown Usage $165 $110
ADHA Dues $180 $0
Topping Student Aid Fund $16 $16
New Student Orientation Fee $405 $0
Student Programming Fee $128 $128
Student Service Fee $42 $42
Computer/laptop Purchase $500 $0
Total Direct Costs $85,058 $51,776
Allowances for Indirect Cost
Room & Board $22,000 $17,465
Transportation $3,451 $2,590
Personal/Miscellaneous $2,533 $1,901
Estimated Cost of Attendance $113,042 $73,732

2016-2017 tuition is for the Dental Hygiene Program only. Classes taken outside the Dental Hygiene Program may be assessed at the 2016-2017 per unit rate of $1,733. Rates for tuition and fees are established annually and are subject to change. Allowances for indirect costs are based on living off campus. Those students living with parents or other relatives, other than a spouse, will realize lower indirect costs.